Helicopter Flight Training Sponsors

 Search

Subscribe

Categories

 Search

Articles for category Press Releases


Mar
01
2018

Airbus Helicopters outlines complete connected services offer

Posted by jhadmin

At HAI Heli-Expo 2018, Airbus’ helicopter division presented its three-tiered connected services offer for enhanced safety, operational cost savings and higher aircraft availability.

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
01
2018

Executive AirShare Raises Pilot Salaries an Average of 25 Percent

Posted by jhadmin

LENEXA, Kan. – Executive AirShare announces an across-the-board increase of salaries for pilots to meet the growing demand for fractional aircraft ownership. The new salaries are between 18 to 30 percent more for pilots-in-command (PICs) and seconds-in-command (SICs) joining the company. In conjunction with the salary increase, PIC migration to a more favorable 8-On/6-Off scheduling cycle is expected help the company meet its goal of hiring 25 pilots in the next six months.

[Read More...]

Tags: Executive AirShare
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
01
2018

Enstrom Deal of the Year

Posted by jhadmin

The Enstrom Dealer of the Year award was given out at the Enstrom Sales meeting at Heli Expo in Las Vegas this week.

[Read More...]

Tags: Enstrom
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
01
2018

DART enters the aerial firefighting market – with a splash

Posted by jhadmin

As the Heli-Expo 2018 was in full swing, DART Aerospace proudly unveiled their very first firefighting bucket, majestically exposed at their booth #C5551.

[Read More...]

Tags: Dart firefighting Heli Expo
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
01
2018

Helionix fleet hits 100,000 flight-hour milestone

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus’ fleet of helicopters equipped with the Helionix avionics system have surpassed the symbolic milestone of 100.000 flight hours, just three years after customer operations started.

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus Helionix
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Kopter announces Order of two Units from Safomar Aviation of South Africa

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, February 28th, 2018 - On Day 2 of HeliExpo 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Kopter Group AG is proud to announce that Safomar Aviation (PTY) LTD of South Africa has signed an order of two (2) units of the SH09 single turbine helicopter.

[Read More...]

Tags: Heli Expo Kopter Group Safomar Aviaiton SH09
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

DONALDSON COMMEMORATES DELIVERY OF 9,000TH INLET BARRIER FILTER TO KURT ROBINSON DURING HAI HELI-EXPO CEREMONY

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 28, 2018) – Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a division of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) today commemorated delivery of its 9,000th Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) in a special ceremony at HAI HELI-EXPO 2018 with Robinson Helicopter Company President and Chairman Kurt Robinson. During the event, Robinson symbolically accepted delivery of the 9,000th filter, an R66 IBF, from Tom Newman, Engineering Manager, Donaldson Aerospace & Defense.

[Read More...]

Tags: Donaldson
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

HELIMOB Trips: Adventures for Helicopter Private Owners

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, NV (February 28, 2018)—HELIMOB is pleased to announce new helicopter travel routes in California and the Canadian Rockies. These exciting trips will present the luxury travel industry with fun, new and innovative helicopter expedition possibilities.

[Read More...]

Tags: HELIMOB
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Safran introduces Expert link, new remote assistance service

Posted by jhadmin

This new service allows the customer to connect, through a secure, live video feed, with Safran Helicopter Engines experts to facilitate technical diagnosis or guide them through a maintenance task.

[Read More...]

Tags: Safran Helicopter Engines
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Sikorsky Delivers Production Number 300 S-92® Helicopter to Era Group Inc.

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), today delivered the 300th S-92® helicopter. Era Group Inc. signed for the aircraft, configured for offshore oil worker transportation, in a ceremony at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo.

[Read More...]

Tags: Era Group Lockheed Martin Sikorsky
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Boeing announces global supply chain agreement with CHC Helicopter

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 28, 2018—Boeing [NYSE: BA], through its subsidiary Aviall, today announced it signed a global supply chain management agreement with CHC Helicopter. Under this agreement, Aviall will collaborate with CHC to provide Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) to improve efficiency and streamline supply chain costs for CHC’s global operations.

[Read More...]

Tags: Aviall Boeing CHC Helicopter
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

THE NEXT WAVE: ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES ROLLS OUT BELL 505 CAPABILITIES

Posted by jhadmin

MESA, Arizona (February 27, 2018) – Preparing for the next generation of modern rotor-wing maintenance requirements, Able Aerospace Services has rolled out comprehensive component assembly-level support for the Bell 505 helicopter. In conjunction with its full Bell 429 capabilities, this further bolsters Able as the go-to source for cutting-edge helicopter component repair, overhaul, parts and completion solutions.

[Read More...]

Tags: Able Able Aerospace Bell Bell 429
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Sikorsky Authorizes Thai Aviation Services as Customer Support Center in Thailand

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 28, 2018 - Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), has authorized Thai Aviation Services to operate as the first Sikorsky Customer Support Center in Thailand. The announcement came at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo Trade Show & Exposition.

[Read More...]

Tags: Lockheed Martin Sikorsky Thai Aviation Services
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Leonardo: helicopter fleet grows in Rwanda with delivery of two AW119Kx

Posted by jhadmin

Rome, 28 February 2018 – Leonardo announced today the delivery of two AW119Kx single engine helicopters to Akagera Aviation of Rwanda. The aircraft feature a customized convertible configuration for passenger transport or emergency medical service (EMS) depending on mission requirements. The two AW119Kx add to an AW109 GrandNew and an AW139 already operated by Akagera Aviation for transport and EMS duties in the country since 2010. Rwanda became the first Central African country to introduce into service a dedicated, state-of-the-art EMS helicopter with the delivery of the AW109 GrandNew.

[Read More...]

Tags: AW119Kx Leonardo
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Genesys Aerosystems’ IDU-680 selected by XP Services for UH-60 Black Hawk Avionics Modernization

Posted by jhadmin

Mineral Wells, TX (February 28, 2018) –– Genesys Aerosystems announced that it has teamed up with XP Services to develop an integrated cockpit solution utilizing 4 EFIS displays in a comprehensive UH-60 Black Hawk upgrade program.

[Read More...]

Tags: Genesys Aerosystems
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

SOUTHEAST AEROSPACE OFFERS Part 29 ADS-B AML-STC SOLUTION

Posted by jhadmin

Melbourne, FL February 28, 2018, — Southeast Aerospace, the first company to have partnered to achieve the first ADS-B STC, has announced it's latest ADS-B solution for the Part 29 market.

[Read More...]

Tags: SouthEast Aerospace
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

THE NEXT WAVE: ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES ROLLS OUT BELL 505 CAPABILITIES

Posted by jhadmin

MESA, Arizona – Preparing for the next generation of modern rotor-wing maintenance requirements, Able Aerospace Services has rolled out comprehensive component assembly-level support for the Bell 505 helicopter. In conjunction with its full Bell 429 capabilities, this further bolsters Able as the go-to source for cutting-edge helicopter component repair, overhaul, parts and completion solutions.

[Read More...]

Tags: Able Bell 429 Bell 505
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

SkyQuest Aviation LLC, begins Part 145 operations with the acquisition of Express Avionics LLC

Posted by jhadmin

SkyQuest Aviation LLC, of Glendale, AZ (KGEU) began Part 145 operations with the acquisition of Express Avionics LLC, providing repair, inspection, maintenance, and alteration to include FFA approved Transponder VFR and IFR Pitot certifications.

[Read More...]

Tags: SkyQuest Aviaiton
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Waypoint Leasing and Leonardo Announce New Service Offerings for Medium Utility Helicopter Reconfiguration Program

Posted by jhadmin

Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited (“Waypoint”), the largest independent global helicopter leasing company, today announced in partnership with Leonardo Company (“Leonardo”), the launch of a comprehensive maintenance and training services offering in support of Waypoint’s Medium Utility Helicopter (“MUH”) reconfiguration program.

[Read More...]

Tags: Leonardo Waypoint Leasing
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Curtiss-Wright’s New Format Converter Eases Integration of New and Legacy Video Equipment on Aerospace and Defense Platforms

Posted by jhadmin

Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division announced that it has expanded its Rugged Video Gateway (RVG) family of COTS-based video management solutions with the introduction of the RVG-FC1, a Rugged Video Gateway Format Converter. As modern video equipment is rapidly integrated into airborne and ground aerospace and defense platforms, system developers are often confronted with the complex burden of converting older legacy video formats to work with a newer video management system.

[Read More...]

Tags: Curtiss-Wright Rugged Video Gateway
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

FLIGHTSAFETY BUILDS THE FIRST SIMULATOR FOR THE EMBRAER 190-E2 AND EXPANDS ITS LEARNING CENTER AT THE PARIS-LE BOURGET AIRPORT

Posted by jhadmin

NEW YORK (February 28, 2018) –FlightSafety International announces that it is building the first simulator for the new Embraer 190-E2 aircraft. The Learning Center at the Paris-Le Bourget airport in France is being expanded to accommodate the simulator

[Read More...]

Tags: Embraer 109 E2 FlightSafety Paris simulator The Learning Center
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Becker Avionics announces certification of the BXT6500 family - a diversity-capable, ADS-B compliant transponder designed for rotary wing applications

Posted by jhadmin

February 28, 2018 - Rheinmünster, Germany - Avionics innovator and digital technology provider Becker Avionics has received certification for the company's BXT6500 family Mode S transponder, designed specifically for the rigorous flying environment characteristic of helicopter operations. Paired with a FreeFlight Systems' 1203C SBAS/GNSS sensor, these remote-mounted solutions provide helicopter operators a complete and cost-effective way to equip with ADS-B Out for the upcoming January 1, 2020 mandate.

[Read More...]

Tags: Becker Avionics BXT6500
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Manufacturing & New STC Development Signals Growth for VIH Aerospace

Posted by jhadmin

Victoria, British Columbia - Canada – VIH Aerospace (VIHA - www.vihaerospace.com – (Booth # C4045), a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services continued to experience growth in demand for its manufacturing services throughout 2017 and into 2018.

[Read More...]

Tags: Heli Expo VIH Aerospace
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

H135 receives FAA certification for Helionix avionics suite

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus Helicopters’ light-twin helicopter H135 has received the type certificate by the Federal Aviation Administration for its new Helionix cockpit. The avionics system designed by Airbus Helicopters offers operators increased mission flexibility and safety. Helionix is a family concept with standardised features and is available on the H175, H145 and soon on the H160. The first US customer for the H135 with Helionix was STAT Medevac, who received three helicopters of this type earlier this month.

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus H135
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

UND-HAI Rotorcraft Pilot and Mechanic Supply Forecast

Posted by jhadmin

The University of North Dakota (UND) in collaboration with the Helicopter Association International (HAI) and the Helicopter Foundation International (HFI) recently completed a study which forecasts the supply of helicopter pilots and mechanics over the next eighteen years. Unless there are some fundamental changes in policy, outreach, scholarships and access to financing, the industry faces largescale deficits in the amount of available and qualified licensed and certificated pilots and mechanics. This lack of human capital could very easily have wider negative consequences on the worldwide transportation industry and global economy.

[Read More...]

Tags: HAI Helicopter Association International UND University of North Dakota
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Pegaso firms up H175 follow-on order

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Mexican Oil&Gas operator Transportes Aéreos Pegaso has signed for an additional H175, bringing to four the number of orders it has placed for this supermedium. Delivered in the summer of 2016, the first aircraft has been performing crew change missions for geo-seismic vessels. A second H175 will be delivered in the spring of 2018 to serve one of the first international companies to start deep water operations in Mexico’s Perdido Belt. Two last H175 will arrive in Mexico in 2019. They will all be assigned to offshore crew change missions in the Gulf of Mexico.

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Airbus Helicopters and Safran Electronic & Defense to equip aircraft with off-the-shelf helicopter data monitoring systems

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus Helicopters and Safran Electronic and Defense have signed a letter of intent for the distribution of helicopter data monitoring systems. The systems can be integrated on all Airbus helicopters not already equipped with the Helionix avionics suite or a health and usage monitoring system (HUMS).

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus Helicopters Safran
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Rolls-Royce M250-C47E engine to power new Bell 407GXi helicopter

Posted by jhadmin

The Rolls-Royce M250-C47E engine has been selected to power the new Bell 407GXi helicopter, providing enhanced safety and reduced pilot workload, plus increased reliability and maintainability. The new engine will offer additional capability and lower maintenance costs for the iconic Bell rotorcraft.

[Read More...]

Tags: Bell 407GXi Bell Helicopter Rolls Royce
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Manufacturing & New STC Development Signals Growth for VIH Aerospace

Posted by jhadmin

Victoria, British Columbia - Canada – VIH Aerospace (VIHA - www.vihaerospace.com – (Booth # C4045), a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services continued to experience growth in demand for its manufacturing services throughout 2017 and into 2018.

[Read More...]

Tags: VIH Aerospace
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
28
2018

Airbus Helicopters partners with Blade to boost Urban Air Mobility business

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus Helicopters and Fly Blade, Inc. (“Blade”), a digitallypowered aviation leader servicing 22 core routes in 7 U.S. states, have signed a strategic partnership to develop new premium on-demand helicopter flight experiences, paving the way for enhanced urban air mobility solutions to benefit the future of vertical flight.

[Read More...]

Tags: Airbus Helicopters Fly Bade
Categories: Press Releases

1 ... 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 233

Related Articles